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Back in the saddle

This photo has nothing to do with what I’m writing about today, it’s just one of my favorite vendor displays in our local market. Too pretty to disturb, really, although I know they are far too pragmatic for that. 417 more words

A bucking good night

I am surrounded by men in Stetsons, Wrangler jeans and fringed leather chaps; too bad my prime, third row seat turns out to be the one next to the heckler who smells like a moonshine still. 495 more words


Living It - Week 26

Make a Calendar Together – Tip #65

We are now past the halfway mark of this deployment and even though I have the deployment candy jar marking down time, the kids are older and I think need to see it on an actual calendar.   160 more words

Military Family Support - Tips From The 101 Tips Books

Buying A House Alone

I’m back from my hiatus!  Before I get back to my craftiness, I wanted to write a post for my fellow milspouses about the process I went through buying our house while Radar was deployed, before I forget all the great advice I have to share :-) 1,190 more words

Military Life

What's in a middle name, really? (57/365)

Today I was reminded how amazing it is NOT to have a middle name in the military! Do you know how many times I have to sign or write out my whole name?!! 188 more words

The birth of a blog

Friends, family, internet dwellers, welcome to the blog!

For those of you wondering why I started this blog, I wanted a way to record our future adventures as Justin transitions from being an Army helicopter pilot to an Air Force fighter pilot. 297 more words

Air Force

Holidays Away From Family

Today is the Birthday of two of my Aunts. I was just on Facebook and wishing them both a Happy Birthday and I realized that many people are in the same boat as me when it comes to Holidays or special events. 286 more words